Registered Nurse - Pediatrics - Per diem
Company: Hospital Corporation of America
Location: Thornton, Colorado
Posted: October 11, 2017
Reference ID: 03192-66706
NORTH SUBURBAN MEDICAL CENTER
If you love the idea of serving a close-knit community of families and friends, we invite you to become a part of North Suburban Medical Center and join our expert Pediatrics medical team.
The Registered Nurse must be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in the care of his/her patients.. Each service also requires specialized skills. The delivery of care is based on criteria that is age appropriate and is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient. The Registered Nurse may rotate to other areas other than his/her normally assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency The Registered Nurse performs delegated duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at NSMC. The Registered Nurse displays positive support for NSMC as well as the entire HealthONE organization. S/he will exemplify North Suburban's core values of Safety, Compassion, Integrity, Connection, Communication and Commitment in all interactions with patients, staff members and physicians. The Pediatric RN cares for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, School age children, adolescents, and their families. S/he assesses each child per policy, performing a complete head to toe assessment. S/he provides age appropriate care and education for patients and their families
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Colorado; current BCLS Certification; PALS/ENPC.
B. Education: Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing; BSN desirable.
C. Experience: 1 to 2 years acute care/ Pediatric nursing is desirable; able to articulate and demonstrate appropriate nursing theory and practice.